Are you into edible beauty? There are many tasty foods that not only satisfy your hunger, but when used on your skin, will improve the beauty of your skin. So many basic foods, when spread on your skin, will improve your looks. Try any of these beauty treatments for your face, body, or hair. They will look good enough to eat. You will find yourself feeling happy and looking healthy.
Use this treatment to improve the texture of the skin by adding moisture. Combine in a bowl, one teaspoon of plain yogurt, and one teaspoon of honey with two avocados (peeled, pitted and mashed). Chill in the refrigerator for one hour. After chilling, apply the mixture over the face and neck. Relax. Leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse with cool water.
To tone and clarify your skin, squeeze the juice from ½ an orange, and mix it with 4 tablespoons of cornmeal. Mix into a paste and apply gently to skin and face. Scrub lightly for 2-3 minutes. Rinse with cool water.
Mix 1 tablespoon applesauce with 1 tablespoon wheat germ to form a paste. Apply to clean face and allow to set for 10-15 minutes. Rinse with cool water.
Tomato is a natural astringent. Use tomato slices or mashed tomatoes on your face to clear up blackheads and trouble blemishes. Apply tomato directly to skin and leave for 15 minutes. Rinse with cool water.
If you partied late the night before and you wake up with puffy and swollen eyes, try this beauty tip. Take cotton wool and dip it in milk. Chill in the refrigerator. After wool is chilled, place it on the eyes for 10 minutes. Lie down and relax. This process will clear puffy eyes and reduce swelling.
For a yummy smelling exfoliant, mix equal parts of oatmeal, honey and yogurt. Apply mixture gently to face and leave on for 10 minutes. Remove with cool water. Use exfoliant once a week to improve the texture of your skin.
Egg & Mayonnaise Hair Wrap
This treatment is an easy way to add shine and moisture to your hair. Apply one beaten egg to your hair, as well as ½ cup of mayonnaise. Massage mixture into your scalp and through the ends. Cover with a shower cap or saran wrap for 20 minutes. Rinse with warm water, then shampoo hair as usual.
Become an edible beauty convert by trying one or all of these recipes.